French Finance Minister Reverses Course, Turns Bullish on Cryptocurrencies

The mood on cryptocurrencies at the G20 meeting in Argentina in recent days was decidedly hopeful. Among the world leaders, Bruno Le Maire, France’s finance minister, helped to set the tone, saying ahead of the summit in an interview with Numerama that he wants the country to be out front on cryptocurrencies. France already has a leadership position in the world on fintech, more specifically crowdfunding and the blockchain, said Le Maire, asking “so why stop there?” He doesn’t intend for France to miss what he’s dubbed “the blockchain revolution” – The French finance minister’s message is a 180 reversal from his previous take … Continue reading French Finance Minister Reverses Course, Turns Bullish on Cryptocurrencies